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KR The Kroger Co. monthly Stock Chart
The Kroger Co.
IndexS&P 500 P/E18.45 EPS (ttm)1.87 Insider Own0.60% Shs Outstand971.42M Perf Week2.16%
Market Cap33.51B Forward P/E16.06 EPS next Y2.15 Insider Trans-2.70% Shs Float963.83M Perf Month-11.83%
Income1.82B PEG1.75 EPS next Q0.39 Inst Own79.30% Short Float2.84% Perf Quarter-4.30%
Sales108.56B P/S0.31 EPS this Y20.00% Inst Trans1.28% Short Ratio4.02 Perf Half Y-0.87%
Book/sh5.74 P/B6.01 EPS next Y10.32% ROA6.10% Target Price40.64 Perf Year36.87%
Cash/sh0.26 P/C132.99 EPS next 5Y10.53% ROE34.30% 52W Range25.14 - 39.43 Perf YTD8.32%
Dividend0.42 P/FCF41.22 EPS past 5Y103.40% ROI13.10% 52W High-14.15% Beta0.79
Dividend %1.22% Quick Ratio0.30 Sales past 5Y7.20% Gross Margin21.50% 52W Low34.66% ATR1.29
Employees400000 Current Ratio0.80 Sales Q/Q0.30% Oper. Margin3.00% RSI (14)33.33 Volatility3.30% 3.73%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq2.03 EPS Q/Q28.60% Profit Margin1.70% Rel Volume0.89 Prev Close34.50
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.75 EarningsSep 11 BMO Payout18.90% Avg Volume6.81M Price33.85
Recom2.00 SMA20-8.08% SMA50-9.51% SMA200-4.09% Volume4,123,423 Change-1.88%
Jun-09-15Initiated Macquarie Neutral $65
Apr-28-15Initiated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $77
Mar-19-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $80 → $90
Mar-09-15Reiterated Argus Buy $67 → $80
Mar-06-15Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $80 → $82
Mar-06-15Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $75 → $80
Feb-02-15Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $70 → $80
Dec-10-14Reiterated Argus Buy $58 → $67
Dec-05-14Initiated Telsey Advisory Group Outperform $64 → $66
Dec-02-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $65 → $70
Nov-26-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $57 → $65
Sep-18-14Reiterated Argus Buy $55 → $58
Sep-09-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $55 → $65
Sep-08-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $53 → $54
Jul-24-14Initiated Prime Executions Buy $56
Jun-23-14Reiterated Argus Buy $49 → $55
Jun-23-14Downgrade Hilliard Lyons Long-term Buy → Neutral
Jun-20-14Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $40 → $48
Jun-03-14Initiated Oppenheimer Outperform $55
Apr-07-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $46 → $50
Sep-01-15 01:15PM  Kroger Names Group Vice President of Corporate Affairs PR Newswire
08:25AM  Kroger Encourages Shoppers to 'Pour it Forward' by Donating Nutrient-rich Milk to Food Banks during Feeding America's Hunger Action Month PR Newswire
Aug-31-15 06:12PM  Foods Co Stores to Hold Open Interviews Sept. 15 for Veterans and Their Families PR Newswire
06:10PM  Food 4 Less Stores to Hold Open Interviews Sept. 15 for Veterans and Their Families PR Newswire
03:59PM  Craft beer on tap coming to Kroger supermarkets at Fortune
03:20PM  Ralphs Grocery Company to Hold Open Interviews Sept. 15 for Veterans and Their Families PR Newswire
10:00AM  Kroger & Murray's Cheese Associates Named Certified Cheese Professionals PR Newswire
07:16AM  Put sale shows support for Kroger
07:08AM  More Kroger outlets installing in-store beer taps at USA TODAY
Aug-28-15 10:45PM  Factors Driving Kroger's Success at Investopedia
10:30AM  Kroger Second Quarter Conference Call with Investors PR Newswire
Aug-27-15 08:30AM  3 Tier Logic Licenses Mobile Shopper Marketing Technology Snap3 to the DigitalFood App for the Lovato Treatment Scholarship Promotion at Food4Less CNW Group
Aug-26-15 09:00AM  Triple-Platinum Recording Artist Demi Lovato Joins Food 4 Less To Bring Virtual Reality To The Masses PR Newswire
Aug-25-15 02:53PM  Amazon Stock Delivers Rebound As Prime Now Launches
02:35PM  Kroger Ratifies Agreement with UFCW Local 1059 PR Newswire
12:50PM  Explaining the drop
12:03PM  Pinch your nose, buy these bargains
10:41AM  Kroger to Hold Open Interviews Sept. 15 for Veterans and Their Families PR Newswire
Aug-24-15 07:15PM  As uncertainty looms, investors digest turmoil at CNBC
07:02PM  Cramer's selloff playbook
06:25PM  Cramer: Buy buy buy these into the nasty decline
02:50PM  These local stocks got hit hardest by market mayhem at
01:08PM  What you should be buying: Cramer
Aug-23-15 03:01PM  Why Kroger Co's Growth Strategy Beats Its Rivals at Motley Fool
Aug-20-15 08:56AM  Louis Navellier's top stock plays
06:23AM  Ahold reports US margin gains, booming Dutch online
Aug-19-15 02:20PM  Kroger creates two new territories at
12:56PM  Kroger Creates 2 New Divisions in Texas: Dallas & Houston
07:30AM  Publix thrives as Walmart grapples with its grocery business at
Aug-18-15 01:15PM  Kroger Announces Creation of Two Supermarket Divisions in Texas PR Newswire
12:12PM  Wal-Mart: Patience RequiredLots of Patience at
10:50AM  Wal-Mart's Earnings Lag on Higher Expenses, Fx; Cuts View
Aug-17-15 02:47PM  CNBC loves what Kroger is doing to its rivals at
11:18AM  Cramer Sees 'Well-Run' Mobileye, Kroger Going Higher at TheStreet
07:46AM  Where consumers are spending money: CEO
Aug-14-15 02:28PM  Walmarts Top Line: Will Big Weekend Spending Help in 2Q16?
09:18AM  9 Consumer Staples Stocks Best Positioned for the Rest of 2015 at TheStreet
Aug-13-15 04:45PM  Wal-Mart (WMT) to Restart Wholesale Expansion in India
Aug-12-15 05:07PM  Drop Whole Foods: 4 Food Stocks for a Healthy Portfolio
Aug-11-15 01:28PM  Bids to be slashed for Tesco's data company Dunnhumby at Financial Times
Aug-10-15 03:58PM  Yes, frozen TV dinners can be healthy, says swimmer Natalie Coughlin at Fortune
Aug-07-15 11:52AM  WhiteWave Expands In Yogurt, Sees 'Strong Growth' at Investor's Business Daily
Aug-05-15 01:31PM  The trouble in one of Buffett's favorite sectors at CNBC
11:18AM  IBM pushing Apple on corporate America and Walmart gets low ranking on new index
08:03AM  Wal-Mart de México SAB de CV Earnings Q2*, 2015
Aug-03-15 06:20PM  Even After a Dismal Earnings Report, Whole Foods Market, Inc. Is Stronger Than You Think at Motley Fool
09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Aaron's, Conns, Kroger and Shoe Carnival - Press Releases
Jul-31-15 01:40PM  What the continued decline of Whole Foods means for Publix at
10:08AM  4 Stocks to Ride on Strong Economic Recovery - Analyst Blog
Jul-30-15 06:00PM  Cramer: Removing emotion from the equation
02:10PM  Whole Foods Is Now Just Another Grocery Chain in Investors Eyes at Bloomberg
01:42PM  Kroger's first female officer announces retirement at
01:30PM  Whole Foods Suffers As Kroger Gets In Organic Game
01:05PM  Kroger Announces Retirement of Group Vice President Lynn Marmer PR Newswire
10:39AM  Whole Foods down sharply
10:03AM  Why Whole Foods' Shares Plunged after Q3 Earnings Results - Analyst Blog
Jul-29-15 03:22PM  Wal-Mart, Kroger Pulling Some Cilantro Over Feces Concerns
01:51PM  Wal-Mart, Kroger Pulling Some Cilantro Over Human-Feces Concerns at Bloomberg
10:41AM  Is this Make or Break for Whole Foods Market?
Jul-28-15 03:01PM  Heres how Kroger got on the cutting edge of the craft beer scene at
12:13PM  An unlikely grocery store is becoming a major threat to McDonald's
09:27AM  Kroger recalls 4 spices on salmonella concerns at USA TODAY
08:00AM  BioPharmX Corporation Launches Grocery Store Distribution of Violet® Iodine at Kroger Subsidiary PR Newswire
07:00AM  Whole Foods' Smaller-Store Plans Will Propel Growing Profits at TheStreet
Jul-27-15 04:09PM  Wal-Mart (WMT) Continues to Expand Online Business - Analyst Blog
02:50PM  How Kroger has gained from rivals mismanagement at
11:06AM  Customer Service Hall of Fame
09:13AM  AP Exclusive: AP tracks slave boats to Papua New Guinea
07:10AM  Kroger recalls spices in possible salmonella threat at
Jul-25-15 01:45PM  Kroger Recalls Four Seasonings Due to Possible Health Risk PR Newswire
08:02AM  2015's Customer Service Hall of Fame at USA TODAY
Jul-24-15 12:20PM  Amazons next project could take on another Cincinnati company at
Jul-23-15 11:53AM  Where Nervous Investors Can Park Their Money Without Fretting at TheStreet
11:20AM  Three N.C. companies made Fortunes Global 500 all from the Charlotte region at
09:49AM  Customer Service Hall of Fame
Jul-22-15 07:28PM  Lightning Round: Perfect domestic stock to own at CNBC
06:00PM  Can you guess why Cramer's crying?
03:15PM  Will Kroger bid on A&P stores? at
10:05AM  Stock Price and Valuation Trends for Food and Drug Retailers
Jul-21-15 04:01PM  Don't Underestimate Kroger's Retail Power at Investopedia
01:10PM  A&P Files for Bankruptcy: Who Else Might Snap Up Its Stores at TheStreet
Jul-20-15 02:10PM  Dillons adding two more in-house clinics to Wichita stores at
Jul-17-15 03:55PM  Did Wal-Mart Take the Shine Off Amazon's Prime Day Sales? - Analyst Blog
09:00AM  Kroger Releases 9th Annual Sustainability Report PR Newswire
Jul-16-15 04:00PM  Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao Q2 Sales Sluggish - Analyst Blog
05:47AM  Bulls shopping for rally at Kroger
Jul-14-15 03:35PM  2 Cincinnati companies rank among nations top stocks at
11:07AM  Mapping the Strategic Shifts in Targets Businesses
08:45AM  Food Safety Fears Spell Opportunity For Retailers From Walmart To Kroger at Forbes
08:44AM  Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD) Catches Eye: Stock Up 7.5% - Tale of the Tape
07:03AM  Splits Calendar: Kroger splits before market open today (2:1 ratio)
Jul-13-15 09:02AM  What Does the Social Media Crowd Think About Kroger (KR) Stock? - Tale of the Tape
Jul-09-15 02:44PM  Taking Kroger through the express checkout
02:43PM  Cramer -- Don't Dump Redhat Over NYSE Glitch; Do Bet on Comcast at TheStreet
Jul-08-15 11:39AM  Grocer Albertsons Cos., parent of Vons, plans public stock offering at Los Angeles Times
08:54AM  Why Cramer's worried about the market
08:23AM  Kroger to tap into growing craft beer popularity at
08:15AM  Albertsons, No. 2 supermarket operator, plans IPO
07:55AM  Aldi and Lidl Are Ready To Invade the U.S. Beware Walmart and Target! at Forbes
Jul-03-15 08:09PM  10-Q for The Kroger Co. at Company Spotlight
The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States and internationally. It also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy and health, and beauty departments, as well as perishable and general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys. It operates supermarkets and multi-department stores under the banner names of Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, Harris Teeter, Jay C, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs, and Smith's. As of August 18, 2015, the company operated 2,626 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 34 states and the District of Columbia under two dozen local banner names; and 780 convenience stores, 327 fine jewelry stores, 1,342 supermarket fuel centers, and 37 food processing plants in the United States. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Ellis Michael LRetired President and COOAug 24Buy34.1350017,063331,770Aug 28 04:34 PM
MCMULLEN W RODNEYChairman of the Board & CEOApr 24Option Exercise16.3975,0001,228,8751,114,467Apr 28 10:26 AM
MCMULLEN W RODNEYChairman of the Board & CEOApr 24Sale71.5242,0263,005,6151,072,441Apr 28 10:26 AM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 13Option Exercise16.393,00049,15536,460Apr 14 10:38 AM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 13Sale77.403,000232,20033,460Apr 14 10:38 AM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 09Option Exercise16.393,00049,15536,460Apr 10 02:18 PM
VAN OFLEN MARY ELIZABETHVice President & ControllerApr 09Sale77.073,000231,21633,460Apr 10 02:18 PM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentApr 06Sale76.815,714438,87573,019Apr 07 02:12 PM
Ellis Michael LPresident and COOMar 25Option Exercise19.945,00099,700172,183Mar 26 10:23 AM
Ellis Michael LPresident and COOMar 25Sale77.505,000387,500167,183Mar 26 10:23 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentMar 18Sale75.635,000378,150123,807Mar 19 09:56 AM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentMar 12Option Exercise28.277,200203,54458,629Mar 13 11:25 AM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentMar 12Sale75.507,200543,60051,429Mar 13 11:25 AM
Montoya Jorge PDirectorMar 09Sale74.507,000521,5004,569Mar 10 11:36 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentMar 06Option Exercise26.4145,0001,188,300128,265Mar 10 11:35 AM
MOORE CLYDE RDirectorMar 06Option Exercise21.3110,000213,12564,170Mar 10 11:37 AM
Tuffin Mark CSenior Vice PresidentMar 06Option Exercise22.9624,200555,64791,908Mar 10 11:34 AM
PHILLIPS SUSAN MDirectorMar 06Option Exercise19.534,00078,10051,560Mar 10 11:39 AM
MOORE CLYDE RDirectorMar 06Sale74.0310,000740,30454,170Mar 10 11:37 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentMar 06Sale74.4045,0003,348,18583,265Mar 10 11:35 AM
Tuffin Mark CSenior Vice PresidentMar 06Sale74.0024,2001,790,80067,708Mar 10 11:34 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentMar 06Sale74.393,500260,365125,951Mar 10 11:38 AM
PHILLIPS SUSAN MDirectorMar 06Sale74.021,900140,63849,660Mar 10 11:39 AM
Foley Todd AVice President and TreasurerJan 02Option Exercise28.447,000199,08022,381Jan 05 11:05 AM
LEWIS DAVID BDirectorJan 02Option Exercise23.105,000115,50046,122Jan 05 11:07 AM
SHACKOULS BOBBY SDirectorJan 02Option Exercise23.1013,000300,30034,185Jan 05 11:10 AM
LEWIS DAVID BDirectorJan 02Sale64.625,000323,09241,122Jan 05 11:07 AM
Foley Todd AVice President and TreasurerJan 02Sale64.357,000450,45015,381Jan 05 11:05 AM
SHACKOULS BOBBY SDirectorJan 02Sale64.1713,000834,21021,185Jan 05 11:10 AM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentDec 30Option Exercise25.7624,216623,921108,524Dec 31 12:14 PM
COVERT GEOFFREY JSenior Vice PresidentDec 30Sale64.6131,1112,010,20677,413Dec 31 12:14 PM
HJELM CHRISTOPHER TSenior Vice PresidentDec 18Sale63.346,000380,058104,160Dec 19 09:42 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentDec 16Sale61.815,015309,982128,625Dec 17 02:45 PM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentDec 11Option Exercise19.946,000119,64058,016Dec 12 10:38 AM
Clark Robert WGroup Vice PresidentDec 11Sale62.006,000372,00052,016Dec 12 10:38 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentDec 09Option Exercise19.9415,000299,10098,954Dec 10 11:47 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentDec 09Option Exercise16.3910,000163,850105,763Dec 10 11:46 AM
Dougherty Kevin MGroup Vice PresidentDec 09Sale60.8815,000913,12583,954Dec 10 11:47 AM
DONNELLY MICHAEL JOSEPHSenior Vice PresidentDec 09Sale60.9410,000609,40095,763Dec 10 11:46 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentOct 10Sale54.144,685253,632136,375Oct 14 09:35 AM
ROGEL STEVEN RDirectorOct 09Option Exercise16.6010,000166,00065,721Oct 10 01:54 PM
ROGEL STEVEN RDirectorOct 09Sale54.0010,000540,00055,721Oct 10 01:54 PM
BEYER ROBERT DDirectorOct 07Option Exercise16.6010,000166,000117,137Oct 08 10:02 AM
BEYER ROBERT DDirectorOct 07Sale52.743,145165,855113,992Oct 08 10:02 AM
ANDERSON REUBEN VDirectorSep 24Option Exercise21.6347,1001,018,943112,090Sep 25 05:24 PM
ANDERSON REUBEN VDirectorSep 24Sale52.1247,1002,454,71164,990Sep 25 05:24 PM
DILLON DAVID BChairman of the BoardSep 19Option Exercise16.39150,0002,457,7501,027,401Sep 22 10:44 AM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentSep 17Option Exercise19.9420,000398,800161,060Sep 18 12:19 PM
PERRY M MARNETTESenior Vice PresidentSep 17Sale52.3620,0001,047,140141,060Sep 18 12:19 PM
SCHLOTMAN J MICHAELSenior Vice PresidentSep 12Option Exercise24.7980,0001,983,200272,048Sep 15 04:54 PM
SCHLOTMAN J MICHAELSenior Vice PresidentSep 12Sale51.7480,0004,138,800192,048Sep 15 04:54 PM